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#1 Bosco

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Posted 14 August 2014 - 01:44 PM

Today Frank takes a look at the ASUS Z97-Deluxe & Z97-A Motherboards.

 

Check out his review here:

 

http://www.overclock..._deluxe__z97_a/


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Posted 15 August 2014 - 10:19 AM

I like the red and black look at their boards but this color scheme, I dunno if I like it.


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Posted 15 August 2014 - 12:34 PM

I like the red and black look at their boards but this color scheme, I dunno if I like it.

Agreed!


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Posted 15 August 2014 - 07:43 PM

Everyone needs a bit of bling in their life, right? Why not on the motherboard?

 

The Z97-A is a nice model, but I can't justify the extra cost of that Deluxe model. Doesn't quite fit everything I would need, but I can see others going for it.


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Posted 16 August 2014 - 06:42 AM

Everyone needs a bit of bling in their life, right? Why not on the motherboard?

 

The Z97-A is a nice model, but I can't justify the extra cost of that Deluxe model. Doesn't quite fit everything I would need, but I can see others going for it.

Completely agree. If I was in the market for a new board, Z97-A would be on the short list, not the Deluxe.


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Posted 18 August 2014 - 07:33 PM

All depends on your needs :)


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Posted 26 August 2014 - 03:10 PM

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Posted 26 August 2014 - 03:38 PM

Just would not do 4.7 on the Deluxe although you can get close with a bclk/multi combination. You would think the better the VRM the easier it is to just slap in a quick oc but its not always that simple. Just finished a board that would only do 4.67Ghz with my ES chip. 


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